Chinese Cloisonné Vase, Golden Imperial Dragons in the Clouds, 26.5cm Chinese cloisonné, brass based round vase with an open cylindrical flared top. 23 cm tall, 26.5 cm sitting in the carved wood cradle; 14 cm max diameter. Like new, beautifully and intricately detailed golden Imperial dragons floating in the unusual cloud motif on a dark blue ground all above green sea waves. Interior and exterior bottom are fully finished in fired monochromatic blue.
This unusual vase, with a lipped bottom, sits in a carved wooden cradle. This is not the original cradle but works adequately. Besides the normal situations that appear in Chinese cloisonné, this piece is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips or dents.